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Soviet peat industry.

Kazakov, George pseud.

Soviet peat industry.

by Kazakov, George pseud.

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Published by Published for the Research Program on the U.S.S.R. [by] Praeger in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Soviet Union.
    • Subjects:
    • Peat -- Soviet Union.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementTranslated by George Adashko. Edited by W. Donald Bowles.
      SeriesResearch monographs of the Research Program on the U.S.S.R.,, no. 1, Praeger"s publications on Russian history and world communism, no. 43, Books that matter
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9559.P5 R84
      The Physical Object
      Pagination245 p.
      Number of Pages245
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6179146M
      LC Control Number55011527
      OCLC/WorldCa4349553

        This is a very significant and important step by the peat industry in meeting its commitment to improving sustainability measures throughout the industry. It is anticipated that the certification system will provide increased assurance to consumers of the management commitment by the Canadian peat industry to responsible peatland management. Part of this has to do with the fact that many Jews who grew up in the Soviet Union and found in the book a connection to their often-forgotten historical past – the Pale of Settlement, Jewish cultural life in czarist Russia, Jewish communal and political affiliation before the October Revolution, and finally, the Holocaust – are now.

      Discover the best Russian & Former Soviet Union Politics in Best Sellers. Find the top most popular items in Amazon Books Best Sellers. The importance of both economic and social conditions on the size and viability of a fuel peat industry is also illustrated by the fold increase in peat production over the last decade in Finland–a country which apart from wood and peat has no other indigenous fuel resources. On a global basis it is estimated that the production of peat Cited by: 2.

      Soviet Economic History and Statistics 1) Economic system in Russian agriculture after 2) Revolution of , , War Communism, New Economic Policy 3) Industrialization Debate and How the Command Economy Emerged 4) Soviet Statistics 5) Was the Transition to the Command Economy Inevitable?File Size: 2MB. peat. Peat properties reflect the peat-forming environment, development process and the types of peat-forming plants. Peat consists of organic matter, mineral matter and water. Under natural conditions, the content of water in peat exceeds 80% and content of gases content is about 6%. In dry peat, the organic matter content can reach 50%.


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